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Technology Instruction for St. Cloud State University

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 30th March 2015

Creating a Library App: Things to Know Before You Go Mobile Tuesday, April 28, 2015 11AM-12PM PDT Registration link: http://www.cla-net.org/?861 Mobile apps are a popular topic in libraries. But what does it take to create one and what kind of programming can you do with apps? Is an app the right solution, or should you […]

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Horizon Report 2015

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 13th February 2015

2015-nmc-horizon-report-HE-EN Horizon Report > 2015 Higher Education Edition Key Trends Accelerating Technology Adoption in Higher Education 6 Long-Term Trends: Driving Ed Tech adoption in higher education for five or more years > Advancing Cultures of Change and Innovation 8 > Increasing Cross-Institution Collaboration 10 Mid-Term Trends: Driving Ed Tech adoption in higher education for three […]

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The 6 Technologies That Will Change the Face of Education

Posted by Julia Robeck on 13th February 2015

Will students be wearing their tech in virtual classrooms in five years? Wearable devices, adaptive technologies, and the Internet of Things are just some of the new tech researchers say is shaping the near future of higher education. In 1 Year or Less: BYOD and the flipped classroom. “Employers and higher education institutions are finding […]

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Makerspaces

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 2nd May 2014

A Librarian’s Guide to Makerspaces: 16 Resources http://oedb.org/ilibrarian/a-librarians-guide-to-makerspaces/ Clustered in co-operative workshops called “makerspaces” or “hack(er)spaces,” makers build physical stuff. From Stacks to Hacks: Makerspaces and LibraryBox Space for Creation, Not Just Consumption Making Things in Academic Libraries essentially it’s a place for folks to make things, perhaps writing and illustrating a zine, using the […]

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Top Tech Trends – 2013 Annual | Library Information Technology Association (LITA)

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 17th November 2013

Top Tech Trends – 2013 Annual http://www.ala.org/lita/node/723 Trends DIY Library eBook Platforms Digital Rights Management Discovery and rights determination MOOCs, flipped classrooms, and gamification fatigue Linked data Makerspaces Data collection and data mining

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